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Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston

September 13, 2022

A trip worthy of a song: Archdiocesan Choir performs during pilgrimage around Italy

After a two-year postponement due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Archdiocesan Choir pilgrimage to Italy, including Vatican City, finally took place over the summer. The choir took a panoramic tour of Rome.

September 13, 2022

Bishops urge listening to the call of the earth during Season of Creation

Stressing that listening for God’s call to discipleship is integral to faith, the chairmen of two U.S. bishops’ committees invited people to also listen to the call of the earth during the observance of the World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation.

September 13, 2022

ALVAREZ: How often do you pray?

Making time for prayer can be a little tricky, especially when there are young children or a spouse, but that’s a great opportunity for incorporating that one-on-one time with Our Lord into our family time.

September 13, 2022

ALVAREZ: ¿Qué tan seguido rezas?

¿Pero porque no mejor hacemos tiempo de rezo en nuestro día?

September 13, 2022

LOPEZ: A day of renewal for music ministers

The greatest problem we face both inside and outside the Church is the loss of the sense of the sacred.

September 13, 2022

GOTAY: The thread that ties the youth to the Church

No matter which statistic one looks at, you notice a trend of youth leaving the Church or not being engaged. What's the solution? Maybe there isn't just "one," but here are some things we should notice.

August 16, 2022

Courage, resilience: ‘Penitential’ trip shows tenacity of Canada’s Indigenous people, pope

An almost constant drumbeat accompanied Pope Francis on his trip — to Edmonton, Maskwacis and Lac Ste. Anne in Alberta, to Quebec City and nearby Sainte-Anne-de-Beaupré and, finally, to Iqaluit in the Canadian Arctic.

August 16, 2022

A weekend with God at AYC 2022

Teens discover message of God's ‘everlasting mercy’ at AYC 2022

August 16, 2022

Courageous Ursuline sisters helped educate the Galveston frontier

In the early 1840s, the Catholic Church called upon the Ursuline sisters in New Orleans, who had already established a school there in 1727, to found a new Ursuline house and school in Galveston.

August 16, 2022

Catholic schools return with new staff, focus on safety, student growth

School is back in session for the 2022-2023 school year for the 12 Catholic high schools and 45 Catholic primary schools in the Archdiocese.

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